The Club

The european Institute for Socioeconomics e.V.

The European Institute for Socioeconomics is a Non-Profit-Organization according to German civil law.
Its objective is to enforce interdisciplinary research on socio-economic topics.


Club structure


Scientific director: Univ.-Prof. Dr. sc. pol. Christian Pierdzioch

Representative of the scientific director: Univ.-Prof. Dr. phil. Eike Emrich

Tresurer: Dr. phil. Werner Pitsch




  • Promotion of socio-economic research
  • Application of economic and social science research approaches to problems of the private and public economy
  • Development of scientifically sound foundations for the preparation and evaluation of economic and social policy decisions.


  • Demography, economy and society
  • Global dynamics, European integration and regional economic development
  • Labor markets and global change
  • Economics and sociology of organizations and public administrations
  • Socio-economic dynamics in social subsystems (e.g. in the sports and health system)
  • Educational economics / sociology